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What's on in Glasgow

Welcome to What's on Glasgow, we pride ourselves on keeping you up to date on events in Glasgow taking place throughout the year, from the latest theatre events and live music performances to local activities and fantastic attractions!

Popular events in Glasgow

You'll find the most popular Glasgow events on the website right now, right here!

Festival Village: Merchant City

Festival Village: Merchant City

17th June 2021 - 26th September 2021

The Pop-Up Pro's are bringing their popular food market and beer garden, Festival Village, to Glasgow's Candleriggs Square!

Summer Nights at the Bandstand

Summer Nights at the Bandstand

27th July 2022 - 13th August 2022

The Summer Nights at the Bandstand festival returns to Kelvingrove Park for a seventh year in July and August 2022!

Bard in the Botanics

Bard in the Botanics

7th July 2021 - 28th August 2021

Bard in the Botanics are delighted to be returning to Glasgow Botanic Gardens for their 20th anniversary season with brand new productions of 'Twelfth Night' and 'The Winter's Tale'!

Tom Jones

Tom Jones

5th December 2021

International icon Tom Jones announces his epic return to the arena stage in 2021 with the Surrounded By Time Tour, kicking off in Glasgow at The SSE Hydro on 5th December!

Featured events in Glasgow

There are thousands of events in Glasgow every month, here we've hand-picked a few you should definitely pay attention to!

Cassiltoun Family Forest Fun Day

Cassiltoun Family Forest Fun Day

28th July 2021

Head along to Castlemilk Park on Wednesday 28th July for the annual Cassiltoun Family Forest Fun Day, this year's theme is Fairies & Goblins!

Growing Up In A House Like Pollok

Growing Up In A House Like Pollok

29th July 2021

Step back in time and learn what life was like for the Victorian and Edwardian Children who grew up in houses just like Pollok House!

Black Box Cabaret

Black Box Cabaret

29th July 2021

Don't miss an intimate evening of the very best musical theatre from the very best UK performers at Webster's Theatre on 29th July!

Toddler Tuesdays and Thursdays

Toddler Tuesdays and Thursdays

29th July 2021

Song, rhymes, puppets, music, games and imaginative play... it's Toddler Tuesdays and Thursdays onboard The Tall Ship Glenlee!

Hottest Tickets in Town

From theatre shows to gigs, snap up tickets to the most popular events in town, here's a small selection of what's trending this week!

Summer Nights at the Bandstand

Summer Nights at the Bandstand

27th July 2022 - 13th August 2022

The Summer Nights at the Bandstand festival returns to Kelvingrove Park for a seventh year in July and August 2022!
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Les Misérables

Les Misérables

24th November 2021 - 1st January 2022

After nearly a decade since the last sell-out UK tour, Cameron Mackintosh's acclaimed Broadway production Les Misérables will tour the UK and it's coming to Glasgow for the first time!
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CHICAGO

CHICAGO

13th September 2021 - 18th September 2021

CHICAGO returns to razzle dazzle theatres across the country in 2021, don't miss your chance to see it when it comes to the King's Theatre Glasgow in September!
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New Events in Glasgow

You'll find all the latest Glasgow events that have been added to the website right here!

This Is Where We Get Off

This Is Where We Get Off

21st April 2022

This Is Where We Get Off is a 'confident, hilarious play full of truth and heart' don't miss it when it comes to Websters Theatre Glasgow on April 21st!
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Oh Aye It Is!

Oh Aye It Is!

3rd Dec 2021 - 24th Dec 2021

Insideout Theatre Productions in association with Websters Theatre Glasgow proudly present 'Oh Aye It Is!' an all-singing, all-dancing Christmas concert extravaganza!
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Carl Cox September Weekend Special

Carl Cox September Weekend Special

26th September 2021

SWG3 & Colours House Party present a September Weekend Special featuring the legendary DJ Carl Cox!
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Latest Glasgow News

Brothers put best foot forward to launch new Glasgow sneaker store

Brothers put best foot forward to launch new Glasgow sneaker store

Glasgow sneaker-heads can now get their premium footwear fix in the city thanks to the latest arrival to the highstreet, KershKicks!
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Summer fun hits new highs at Platform Easterhouse

Summer fun hits new highs at Platform Easterhouse

It's been all go at Platform arts centre at The Bridge in Easterhouse, Glasgow, over the last few days as aerial show The Swings arrived to entertain the crowds.
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Sara Thomson announced as UK ambassador for the One Step Greener initiative

Sara Thomson announced as UK ambassador for the One Step Greener initiative

Edinburgh’s Sara Thomson, founder of The Leith Collective and the Clydesdale Collective in Glasgow, announced as UK ambassador for the ‘One Step Greener’ initiative ahead of COP26.
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Exciting leisure operator bowls into St. Enoch Centre

Exciting leisure operator bowls into St. Enoch Centre

Hot on the heels of the successful VUE Cinema opening at St. Enoch Centre in Glasgow is the arrival of Gutterball, part of the Lane 7 brand, which will open this Autumn!
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Festivals in Glasgow

From music to film, comedy to books, family to the arts there's a wide range of cultural festivals being held throughout the year in Glasgow!

Govanhill International Festival and Carnival

Govanhill International Festival and Carnival

2nd Aug 2021 - 15th Aug 2021
Glasgow South Side

Govanhill International Festival and Carnival is a cultural celebration of our unique community, including a Carnival Parade on Saturday 7th August and a whole host of other events!
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King Tut’s Summer Nights

King Tut’s Summer Nights

4th Aug 2021 - 31st Aug 2021
Glasgow City Centre

King Tut’s Summer Nights festival returns showcasing over 70 acts across August in the UK's best live music venue!
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Piping Live!

Piping Live!

7th Aug 2021 - 15th Aug 2021
Various Locations Glasgow

Piping Live! Glasgow's International Piping Festival is a 9-day celebration which will see events such as concerts, talks, recitals and more take place across the city!
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Upcoming Theatre Events in Glasgow

Whether you prefer comedy or musicals, ballet or opera, our Glasgow theatre listings will have something to suit everyone!

Black Box Cabaret

Black Box Cabaret

29th July 2021

Don't miss an intimate evening of the very best musical theatre from the very best UK performers at Webster's Theatre on 29th July!
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Fun Fridays

Fun Fridays

30th July 2021

Platform Glasgow are turning every Friday throughout the summer holidays into Fun Fridays with different performances running each week!
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The Tsar Has His Photograph Taken

The Tsar Has His Photograph Taken

31st Jul 2021 - 1st Aug 2021

Scottish Opera Young Company present this brand new production of Weill's absurd, satirical comedy asking questions about identity, power – and just how dangerous a camera can be.
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Upcoming Family & Kids Events in Glasgow

Don't be stuck for things to do with the kids in Glasgow! We have something for everyone and every pocket...

Cassiltoun Family Forest Fun Day

Cassiltoun Family Forest Fun Day

28th July 2021

Head along to Castlemilk Park on Wednesday 28th July for the annual Cassiltoun Family Forest Fun Day, this year's theme is Fairies & Goblins!
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Pirate Treasure Hunts!

Pirate Treasure Hunts!

28th July 2021

Join The Tall Ship pirates on a treasure hunt to find Captain Scallywag's loot, hidden somewhere on-board, during the Summer holidays!
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GoMA Outdoor Summer Programme

GoMA Outdoor Summer Programme

28th July 2021

Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art is running several fun-filled family sessions outdoors during the Summer Holidays!
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Upcoming Music Events in Glasgow

Glasgow is renowned for it's live music scene, with a variety of venues catering for small intimate gigs to huge arenas hosting the biggest names!

Merchant Voices - Online Choir Rehearsal

Merchant Voices - Online Choir Rehearsal

28th July 2021
Online Event Glasgow

Merchant Voices is a community choir based in the City Halls in Glasgow's Merchant City, they are currently hosting weekly online rehearsals and would love you to join them!
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HANG

HANG

31st July 2021

Taking place online and live at SWG3 Glasgow on Saturday 31st July, HANG is a hybrid music conference dedicated to hip hop and grime music in Scotland!
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The Birthday Massacre

The Birthday Massacre

31st July 2021

The Birthday Massacre will bring their Diamonds UK Tour 2021 to Glasgow's Ivory Blacks on Saturday 31st July!
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Activities in Glasgow

Step away from the TV remote, choose one or more from our activities selection, and get out of the house to discover new skills, sports and more!

Decades Dance Fitness

Decades Dance Fitness

DECADES is a fun and inclusive space where everybody is welcome and there are high and low impact options to make sure everyone gets a great workout!

Ballet4Babies

Ballet4Babies

Ballet4Babies is a Fun Filled programme of dance classes for Girls and Boys from Ages 6 months - 5 years, classes held across Glasgow!

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Attractions in Glasgow

Glasgow and the surrounding areas have a great mix of sightseeing attractions. If you are looking for a fun family day out or a trip with friends, then look no further!

COLAB

COLAB

COLAB is a creative hub housing Scotland’s freshest talent. A community collaborating to help each other grow and thrive.

Pollok Country Park

Pollok Country Park

Pollok Country Park is Glasgow's largest park and the only Country Park within Glasgow. Its extensive woodlands and gardens provide a quiet sanctuary for both visitors and wildlife.

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Eating & Drinking in Glasgow

Eating out in Glasgow is a joy, with a range of restaurants and cafes on offer and there's a wide selection of places to enjoy a quiet pint or a cheeky cocktail.

RAWNCHY

RAWNCHY

RAWNCHY is a pioneering food brand that creates a range of delicious handmade raw-vegan desserts!

Creative East End

Creative East End

Creative East End is a creative Hub that is home to our Coffee Shop, Co-working space and various creative tenants including Braw Wee Emporium. We offer...

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Popular Events

Festival Village: Merchant City
The Pop-Up Pro's are bringing their popular food market and beer garden, Festival Village, to Glasgow's Candleriggs Square!
Summer Nights at the Bandstand
The Summer Nights at the Bandstand festival returns to Kelvingrove Park for a seventh year in July and August 2022!
Bard in the Botanics
Bard in the Botanics are delighted to be returning to Glasgow Botanic Gardens for their 20th anniversary season with brand new productions of 'Twelfth Night' and 'The Winter's Tale'!
Tom Jones
International icon Tom Jones announces his epic return to the arena stage in 2021 with the Surrounded By Time Tour, kicking off in Glasgow at The SSE Hydro on 5th December!
Daily Potions Cocktail Making Session 18+
Be immersed in a world of magic making your very own potions cocktail at The Root Of Magic!

Popular Venues

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum King's Theatre Glasgow SEC Armadillo Theatre Royal Glasgow The Pavilion Theatre Glasgow The Glasgow Barrowland Ballroom The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall The SSE Hydro